Prince William 'pledges to make peace in the Middle East his lifelong project'

Prince William has said he will make it a 'lifelong project' to secure peace in the Middle East, it has been claimed.

At the end of his historic five-day trip to Israel, Palestine and Jordan the Duke of Cambridge is said to have vowed to achieve a 'just and lasting peace'. 

He is reported to have told aides that he would 'forever honour my commitments' to the people he met on the trip, according to the Sunday Mirror. 

During his stay in the Middle East he met Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, president Reuven Rivlin and Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas. 

At the end of his historic five-day trip to Israel, Palestine and Jordan the Duke of Cambridge is said to have vowed to achieve a 'just and lasting peace' (pictured in Jerusalem)

At the end of his historic five-day trip to Israel, Palestine and Jordan the Duke of Cambridge is said to have vowed to achieve a 'just and lasting peace' (pictured in Jerusalem)

William is reported to have told colleagues: 'This is the start of something new. I will forever honour my commitments to the people I have met.' 

A Palace source told the newspaper: 'The politicians who affect this younger generation's lives may only be in office for five, 10 or 20 years – but William knows his duty is for life.' 

The Duke of Cambridge was said to have been

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